Logstash 5.4.0 Release Notesedit
The persistent queues feature is generally available (GA) now. The beta tag has been removed.
dissect filter is now bundled in the Logstash artifact.
multiline codecs to be threadsafe when used with inputs.
Logstash’s plugin manager now works when an HTTP proxy is used (Issue 6619, Issue 6528).
On Windows deployments, we now search for the java executable in
%PATH% which works well for
the latest JDK 8 updates.
Fixed an issue where the JVM max heap size stats were reported incorrectly in the stats API (Issue 6608).
Fixed an issue where Logstash would crash when using conditionals on a nested JSON field (Issue 6522).